Truck hauling 50,000 empty wine bottles crashes on I-5

GOLD HILL, Ore. - A truck hauling 50,000 empty glass wine bottles crashed on soutbound Interstate 5 early Friday morning.

Soutbound traffic was initially detoured onto Hwy 99 after the 4 a.m. crash.

Commuters traveling from Grants Pass to Medford experienced congestion.

The crash happened north of Gold Hill and south of the Valley of the Rogue State Park.

Investigators have not yet commented on the cause of the crash and the identity and condition of the driver.